Bahrami Named Vice President of Civil Aviation

Arlington, Va. — Ali Bahrami, an executive with more than thirty years of experience in aviation – 24 years with the Federal Aviation Administration among them – and one of America’s leading experts in commercial aircraft certification and validation, has joined the Aerospace Industries Association as vice president of Civil Aviation.

AIA Congratulates Foxx on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association offers its congratulations to Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx after being unanimously confirmed today by the United States Senate to succeed outgoing Secretary Ray LaHood.

AIA Congratulates Pritzker on Confirmation

Arlington, Va. — The Aerospace Industries Association offers its congratulations to Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker after being confirmed Tuesday by the United States Senate.

Mitchell Named Assistant Vice President of Acquisition Policy

Arlington, Va. — Mary Jane Mitchell, an executive with more than thirty years of acquisition experience with the Department of Defense, including a number of senior positions within the U.S. Air Force, has joined the Aerospace Industries Association as assistant vice president of Acquisition Policy.

US team captures Gold in 2013 International Rocketry Challenge

Paris — Three students from the Georgetown, Texas, 4-H rocketry club took home gold medals after placing first in the sixth annual International Rocketry Challenge at Le Bourget Airport in Paris.